Defi St Bernard 2014 Closing Ceremony

“We were delighted on Sunday to host Hugues Ribault, Mayor of Andrésy and Michel Marque, responsible for Youth and Sports for the Mairie of Andrésy, together with Jean-Christophe Urich and Marie-Sophe Cazès, from the Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque, for the closing ceremony of the Défi St Bernard.


 A cheque for 18,000 €uros was given to the Mécénat in the presence of the cyclists from the Triathlon Club of Andrésy and from our own Lions Club Yvelines Heraldic.


 Our sincere thanks to all of those who made this cycle marathon possible, including our sponsors (Vivendi, Ford, LIDL, Douze Avril and many others), and our colleagues in the Lions Clubs in three countries who provided us with food, overnight accommodation and a warm welcome at all stages of our route from Andrésy to Aoste, passing over – and back again – the Grand Col St Bernard!


 It was a very human endeavour for a very human cause; we are extremely proud to have completed this project and to help save the lives of children who otherwise simply would live.”

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A day of interviews and Nadia managed it well. Plenty of seriousness spoken about with a little light training for the start of the Defi  St Bernard tomorrow. Thankfully for everyone there was a lot of fun as well.

You can make your Donation to the Defi St Bernard here and view more photos from behind the scenes of the interview below.

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en français

Une journée d’entretiens et notre interviewée, Nadia, s’en sort à merveille.

Après les questions des journalistes, Nadia s’entraîne un peu sur son vélo d’entraînement avant le départ de demain.

Malgré le sérieux de nos entretiens nous avons tous pris beaucoup de plaisir à jouer le jeu.

Cliquez ici Pour faire un don pour le Défi St Bernard, et regarder plus de photos des coulisses de l’interview ci-dessous.